Fatboy Slim has signed as music director for Julien Temple's upcoming documentary, Ibiza - The Silent Move.
Otherwise known as Norman Cook, the legendary DJ will curate a selection of his own and other producers' work.
The film is billed as a “compelling audiovisual journey into Ibiza’s bohemian soul”, and will feature both original and never before seen archive footage of the famous party island.
Ibiza clubs are coming under new pressure from local authorities, which are now threatening to close down any venue that exceeds sound limits in one of the island's most popular corners.
South African DJ and producer Black Coffee is riding the crest of a wave right now. From humble beginnings in South Africa’s townships to headlining sold out festivals and releasing his latest big international-selling album, ‘Pieces Of Me’ on Ultra, Black Coffee’s rise has been nothing short of meteoric. It seems only right, then, that the famous South African export is kicking off his first-ever island residency at Hï Ibiza — the new superclub with its name on everyone’s lips.
2017 has been a beguiling year in Ibiza. Record numbers of tourists have flocked to the island as the clubbing landscape shifts at pace. Despite venue changes, and gradual shifts in sounds and trends, one thing Ibiza always delivers is the world's best DJs – week-in-week-out – all summer long. So, as we approach the closing parties, it's time to shine a light on the best DJ sets recorded on the island this year.
Masters at Work B2B The Martinez Brothers at Dalt Villa Ibiza
They say time flies when you're having fun, which is certainly true in Ibiza. It seems like only yesterday that we were anticipating a new season full of possibilities, but now it’s almost time for the clubs to close their doors for the winter. Fortunately, there is still time for a last dance. So dig into our guide below to discover how the island’s best clubs are concluding their seasons.
Ibiza airports only grow busier despite the fact local officials look to clamp down on certain beachfront parties. The island’s airports saw over 300,000 more visitors from January – August 2017 (5,680,475) as travelled during that same timeframe in 2016 (5,322,949 passengers), a rise of 6.7%.
The rise of travel is in contrast to lower hotel occupancy; however, that could be due to AirBnB and other ‘unauthorized’ rentals.
Trance icon and former Top 100 DJs winner Armin van Buuren will be hitting the DJ Mag decks live from the top of Ushuaia tower for a special DJ Mag Ibiza live stream.
Throughout the summer, we've welcomed some of dance music's biggest stars to our Ibiza office but for tomorrow's stream we're taking it to the next level as we take over Ushuaïa Tower for a special live stream from the former Top 100 DJs winner.
He’s known for speaking his mind on social media but Chicago-born house legend DJ Sneak is on the road to redemption. We meet him during one of his frequent trips to the White Isle to talk selling out, Ibiza history and how to stay ahead of the game…
WORDS: Charlotte Lucy Cijffers
Nicole Moudaber has been an unstoppable force in techno over the last five years but her relationship with Ibiza has been immovable for far, far longer. She’s been clubbing here for what she describes as “forever” and has put down roots on the island almost every summer since 2000. We meet up with her to find out what keeps her coming back...
WORDS: Charlotte Lucy Cijffers
Eric Prydz rarely does interviews, but DJ Mag Ibiza has managed to snag him for a chat about his new Ibiza residency — the first one he’s ever taken on. The Pryda man isn’t new to Ibiza — he’s been playing on the island since 2004 — but his stint at Hi Ibiza (formerly Space) is set to be one of the main draws here this season…
Words: Charlotte Lucy Cijffers